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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 122857
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Date:01-JUN-2011
Time:c. 10:30 LT
Type:Silhouette image of generic B06 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Bell 206L-4 LongRanger IV
Owner/operator:Pakistan Rangers
Registration: 2025
MSN: 52025(?)
Fatalities:Fatalities: 4 / Occupants: 4
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Sindh River near Layyah, Eastern Pakistan -   Pakistan
Phase: En route
Nature:Military
Departure airport:Dera Ghazi Khan
Destination airport:Multan Air Base (OPMT)
Narrative:
A military helicopter with the head of the provincial paramilitary force on board crashed into Sindh River near Layyah, eastern Pakistan on Wednesday, a military official said.
Another official said the helicopter was flying in bad weather, adding that the cause of the crash was being investigated
Four people were killed. Those killed included the director general of paramilitary Punjab Rangers, Major General Muhammad Nawaz and his son, pilot and technician.

Sources:

http://zeenews.india.com/news/south-asia/four-feared-dead-as-chopper-of-pak-rangers-crashes-into-river_710166.html
http://dunyanews.tv/en/Pakistan/53430-DG-Rangers-son-among-4-killed-in-copter-crash
http://www.publicbroadcasting.net/wamc/news.newsmain/article/0/0/1809998/World.News/Pakistan.military.helicopter.crashes.two.dead
http://twocircles.net/2011jun01/five_killed_pakistan_helicopter_crash.html

http://www.airliners.net/photos/airliners/6/7/4/1677476.jpg (photo)


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
01-Jun-2011 03:25 gerard57 Added
01-Jun-2011 04:08 RobertMB Updated [Time, Total fatalities, Other fatalities, Location, Departure airport, Source, Narrative]
01-Jun-2011 05:06 gerard57 Updated [Total fatalities, Source, Narrative]
01-Jun-2011 07:23 gerard57 Updated [Source, Narrative]
01-Jun-2011 19:32 Black Typhoon Updated [Time, Destination airport, Narrative]
01-Jun-2011 23:41 Black Typhoon Updated [Time, Operator, Destination airport, Narrative]
02-Jun-2011 09:06 Abbas Ali Updated [Aircraft type, Registration, Operator, Total fatalities, Total occupants, Narrative]
02-Jun-2011 23:21 RobertMB Updated [Source]
09-Jun-2011 10:20 Jos Stevens Updated [Cn]

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